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Groveland, Florida - Basic Facts

The City of Groveland is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Lake County at latitude 28.672 and longitude -81.8115. Lake County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 102 feet.

The formal official name is the City of Groveland, but most people and references simply refer to it as Groveland, Florida.

The P1 Census Class Code for Groveland indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The formal boundaries for the City of Groveland (see map below) encompass a land area of 16.03 sq. miles and a water area of 5.44 sq. miles.

City of Groveland, FL Boundary Map


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Groveland, FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 9,518
Population in Households 9,287
Population in Familes 7,973
Population in Group Qrtrs 231
Population Density1 635
Diversity Index2 66


Total Households 3,111
Average Household Size 2.99
Family Households 2,331
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,532 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,418 (68.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 692 (19.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 421 (11.9%)
Median Home Value $148,167
Average Home Value $179,655


Median Household Income $54,199
Average Household Income $63,547
Per Capita Income $21,862
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 2.06% 2.37%
Households 1.97% 2.31%
Families 0.7% 2.22%
Median Household Income   2.12%
Per Capita Income   1.99%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Groveland, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Groveland to the other 920 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 319 65th
Population Density1 # 671 27th
Diversity Index2 # 181 80th
Median Household Income # 239 74th
Per Capita Income # 518 44th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.